The role of an FD is determined by circumstances, shifting from advisor, to strategist, toleader, in a seamless motion.
Accountants can rely on technical ability, but for an FD the game has changed. To survivethey need a set of skills appropriate to the challenges of being the Finance leader.
In this course we’ll look at these skills, how to develop them, & illustrate with practicalapplications of real-world situations.
We’ll consider the commercial & technical competencies required, together with the softskill demands of leadership.
Delegates should be prepared to participate & test themselves.
By the end of this event, delegates will be able to:
Who should attend?
FD’s & aspiring FD’s looking to master their performance.
Limited spaces available.
Andy Gifford, FCCA - former Managing Director and Finance Director.
Andy Gifford was born in England but spent his formative years in South Africa. After spending time in finance, he joined the Howden Group where he rose to become managing director of one of the main divisions.
Soon after relocating back to England, he joined the telecoms company, Level 3. During his time with the company Andy held treasury as his primary mandate, but also undertook special projects for procurement, shared services and real estate.
Andy is now working in the SME sector assisting start-ups & providing management advice.He is a regular speaker on business and education platforms.
As well as being a professionally qualified accountant, Andy holds a degree in Industrial Psychology.
6 CPD units
1 hour of learning = 1 unit of CPD.
ACCA members can use this learning to meet their CPD requirements provided it is relevant to their career. If the event contributes to general knowledge and skills, it should be recorded as non-verifiable CPD. If the learning can be applied in the workplace, it will contribute to verifiable CPD.
Fee: 250 GBP + VAT (300 GBP) per delegate
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You will also have access to a full PDF version of slides and handout material, after the session.
This event is organised by ACCA UK Continuous Learning Team.
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